Stats comp.os.linux.setup (last 7 days)


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 11 28.2 The Natural Philosopher a@b.c
2 5 14.1 Baho Utot baho-utot@invalid.invalid
3 5 7.3 John Hasler john@dhh.gt.org
4 4 6.5 obakesan pellicleundies@hotmail.co
5 3 10.6 Jean-David Beyer jeandavid8@verizon.net
6 3 7.6 old-polack polack@here.home.local
7 3 7.2 Keith Keller kkeller-usenet@wombat.san
8 3 6.0 Allen Kistler ackistler@oohay.moc
9 3 5.3 Charlie Gibbs cgibbs@kltpzyxm.invalid
10 2 5.5 Andrew Halliwell spike1@ponder.sky.com
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42 98.3 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
41 posters
81 articles
182.5 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
24.4% of the posters
51.9% of the articles
53.9% of the bytes

Averages:
2.0 articles / poster
2.3 kbytes / article
4.5 kbytes / poster

3 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 4 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
7.3% of the posters
4.9% of the articles
3.9% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
12 38.4 What's the advantage of allocating separate partition as mount
10 21.9 setting up a server with no screen or keyboard: use X or just
9 18.8 What's the advantage of allocating separate partition as mount
7 11.3 Serial Monitor program for console
6 10.8 "Large print" version of xmms?
5 14.9 add slackware to grub
5 13.1 Mythtv
5 9.0 setting up a server with no screen or keyboard: use X or just s
4 6.3 Qui peut suggerer un remplacement pour FEDORA 9??
3 6.8 VolGroup01 is lost after reboot

81 articles on 21 subjects
67 were followups (82.7%)
2 were crossposts (2.5%)

182.4 kbytes total
headers: 88.6kb 48.6%
quoted text: 40.5kb 22.2%
original text: 49.0kb 26.8%
signatures: 4.4kb 2.4%

Averages:
3.9 articles / subject
2.3 kbytes / article
8.7 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 4
Tuesday 9
Wednesday 29 **
Thursday 9
Friday 7
Saturday 9
Sunday 14 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Sender domain (from Message-ID):

posts domain
15 googlegroups.com 18.5%
11 clara.net 13.6%
6 inet.fi 7.4%
5 motzarella.org 6.2%
5 gt.org 6.2%
3 sbc.com 3.7%
3 kltpzyxm.invalid 3.7%
3 home.local 3.7%
3 ca.us 3.7%
2 yi.org 2.5%

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
25 (30.9%) thunderbird 8 19.5%
15 (18.5%) g2 13 31.7%
8 (9.9%) gnus 4 9.8%
5 (6.2%) pan 3 7.3%
5 (6.2%) knode 1 2.4%
4 (4.9%) tin 2 4.9%
4 (4.9%) news 1 2.4%
3 (3.7%) thor 1 2.4%
3 (3.7%) slrn 3 7.3%
2 (2.5%) nn 1 2.4%

12 different newsreader have been used (versions unaccounted).

DISCLAIMER
Please, take the stats with a dash of salt,
quantity might not always imply quality.

Have lots of fun...